2020-2021 College Catalog 
    Feb 01, 2023  
2020-2021 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Department of Computer Information Systems

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Chairperson: David Ahn

    718 270-6412 office

    718 270-5181 fax


Office:            B-2015 C
Faculty:         David Ahn, Chris Castillo, Sikiru Adesina Fadairo, Leonid Knizhnik, Gennady Lomako

General Information

The mission of the Department of Computer Information Systems (CIS) is to prepare students to design, build, and implement software solutions that are the driving force in every business, not-for-profit, and government agency. Specifically, students acquire the skills to develop market, deliver and manage integrated software solutions using emerging technologies that can be applied in nearly every industry.

CIS offers the following degree programs and minor:

  1. Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems;
  2. Associate in Applied Science in Computer Applications
  3. Minor in Multimedia & Web Technologies

Each degree program includes courses in programming, data analytics, system analysis, system design, information security, and database management systems, networks, data communications, graphics, multimedia, and Web technologies. The B.S. degree programs are part of the CUNY 2x Tech (Alt) program with a $1.5 Million grant that helps students to develop professional experiences through boot camps, workshops, and internships in major corporations (i.e., Google, Microsoft, HP, etc.) and small businesses throughout NYC

Academic Standards

Students in the department are expected to pass all Computer Information Systems required courses with a grade of “C” or better.


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